John Battaglia Memorial S.

Race 9 at Turfway Park on March 5, 2011

  • STK
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • All Weather Track
  • $100,000
  • 3 yo
  • 7:00 PM
  • 1:45.13
Order of Finish
1

Positive Response

Pomeroy  – Lisa's Approval

3YO Gelding

$59,520
  • J:Julien Couton
  • T:William E. Morey
  • B:Rosebrook Farms LLC & Moreau Bloodstock Int'l Inc
  • O:Gevertz, Saul, Morey, William E., Newman, Roger and Pagano, Ray
  • Margin:7
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Pomeroy , Bay, 2001. Lifetime: 148 yearlings sold, median $12,500.
  • Broodmare Sire: Farma Way , Dark Bay or Brown, 1987.
  • Sale History: 2009 KEESEP, $35,000; 2010 OBS2HR, $21,000; 2009 KEEJAN, $15,000.
2

Taptowne

Tapit  – Holly's Wager

3YO Colt

$19,200
  • J:Rodney A. Prescott
  • T:Wayne D. Mogge
  • B:Clover Towne Farm
  • O:Clovertowne Farm (Q. Spivey)
  • Margin:
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Tapit , Gray or Roan, 2001. Lifetime: 569 yearlings sold, median $182,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Valid Wager , Bay, 1992.
3

Son of Posse

Posse  – Parade Girl

3YO Gelding

$9,600
  • J:Rafael Mojica, Jr.
  • T:Rhiannan Vitiello
  • B:Robert W. Sanford
  • O:Karma Stables
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Posse , Bay, 2000. Lifetime: 301 yearlings sold, median $20,000.
  • Broodmare Sire: Parade Ground , Bay, 1995.
  • Sale History: 2010 OBSS2Y, $20,000.
4

Twinspired

Harlan's Holiday  – Historical Drive

3YO Colt

$4,800
  • J:Corey J. Lanerie
  • T:Michael J. Maker
  • B:John Jain, Lawrence Opas & Frank Sinatra
  • O:Alpha Stables, Skychai Racing LLC and Sand Dollar Stable LLC
5

Night Party

Rahy  – Revolutionary Act

3YO Colt

$2,880
  • J:Fabio A. Arguello, Jr.
  • T:Patrick Huffman
  • B:Camelia Casby
  • O:Camelia J. Casby
6

Admiral Perry

First Samurai  – Western Humor

3YO Colt

$1,000
  • J:Ben Creed
  • T:Claude R. McGaughey III
  • B:Stuart S. Janney, III LLC
  • O:Stuart S. Janney, III
7

Adulare

Flatter  – Corking

3YO Colt

$1,000
  • J:Irwin J. Rosendo
  • T:George R. Arnold, II
  • B:B. D. Gibbs Farm, LLC & Fleetwood Bloodstock
  • O:Wind River Stables
8

R Fast Cat

Bluegrass Cat  – R Fast Lady

3YO Colt

$1,000
  • J:Victor Lebron
  • T:Michael J. Maker
  • B:WinStar Farm, LLC
  • O:Scarlet Stable
9

Blue Laser

Bluegrass Cat  – With a Princess

3YO Colt

$1,000
  • J:John McKee
  • T:Mark E. Casse
  • B:WinStar Farm, LLC
  • O:WinStar Farm LLC
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
  • Surgical Strike wins the John Battaglia Memorial.

    Surgical Strike Sweeps By, Takes Battaglia

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  • Whatawonderflworld (left) wins OBS Championship

    Whatawonderflworld Entered in Spiral Prep

    Gary Barber's Whatawonderflworld, who thus far has shown an affinity for turf and synthetic surfaces, is among a full field of 3-year-olds entered for the $100,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes March 12 at Turfway Park.

  • The Great War

    The Great War No Longer Pursuing Derby

    The Great War, who was last of 10 in the John Battaglia Memorial Stakes at Turfway Park Feb. 28 after bleeding during the race, is no longer a candidate for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I).

  • Royal Son cruises to victory in the John Battaglia Memorial Stakes at Turfway Park.

    Royal Son Easily Captures Battaglia Memorial

    WinStar Farm's homebred Royal Son found a change of scenery and equipment to his liking as evidenced by a strong front-end victory in the $125,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes Feb. 28 at Turfway Park.

  • The Great War

    The Great War Back for More in Battaglia

    The Great War, a blowout winner of the 96ROCK Stakes in his 2015 debut, will take the next step at Turfway Park when he faces 10 other 3-year-olds in the $125,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes Feb. 28 at the Kentucky track.

  • Robin Murphy with Tidal Volume

    TOBA November Member of the Month

    Leading the pack of Ohio breeders is Robin L. Murphy, who stands nearly a dozen stallions at her 80-acre Poplar Creek Horse Center in Bethel, Ohio.

  • Slim Shadey looks to return to the Winner's Circle in the Red Bank Stakes.

    Slim Shadey Shows Up in Red Bank Stakes

    Making his second start for new owner/trainer David Jocobson, multiple grade II winner Slim Shadey looks to end a long dry spell in the $100,000 Red Bank (gr. IIIT) on the turf May 17 at Monmouth Park.

  • Golden Lad comes home strong to win the Razorback Handicap at Oaklawn.

    Golden Lad Pulls Away for Razorback Romp

    Golden Lad struck for a fourth consecutive win March 15 after taking charge at the quarter pole at Oaklawn Park and drawing off to an open-length victory in the $200,000 Razorback Handicap (gr. III).

  • Taptowne won the 2013 West Virginia Governor's Stakes.

    Taptowne Draws Rail in Well-Matched Razorback

    Multiple stakes winner Taptowne, preparing for a likely start in the Oaklawn Handicap (gr. II) in a month's time, was assigned top weight of 117 pounds for the $200,000 Razorback Handicap (gr. III) March 15 at Oaklawn Park.

  • Solitary Ranger is in control in the John Battaglia Memorial Stakes at Turfway Park.

    Solitary Ranger Takes Charge to Win Battaglia

    Susan Moulton's Solitary Ranger controlled the pace and romped clear in the stretch to score easily over favored stablemate Poker Player in the $100,000 John Battaglia Memorial Stakes March 1 at Turfway Park.

  • Prayer for Relief surges to victory in the Cornhusker Handicap.

    Prayer for Relief Answers All in Cornhusker

    Zayat Stables' Prayer for Relief, second in his only two starts this year, broke through with a victory in the $300,000 Cornhusker Handicap (gr. III) at Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino June 29.

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